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The decision sets the stage for New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady to take the field in the team’s opening game Sept.10. (Credit: AP)

BREAKING: Judge Overturns Brady's Deflategate Suspension

A New York federal judge on Thursday overturned Tom Brady’s four-game suspension in the Deflategate scandal, giving the star New England Patriots quarterback a measure of vindication and dealing a crushing blow to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. 

  • BREAKING: Ky. Clerk Jailed For Contempt In Marriage License Row

    A Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples was taken into custody Thursday after a federal judge found she was in contempt of court for ignoring the judge’s order to do so.

  • BREAKING: Dewey Defense To Rest Without Calling Execs To Stand

    The former executive leaders of Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP on trial for allegedly defrauding the firm’s lenders and investors will rest their cases on Tuesday without testifying in their own defense and proceed directly to closing arguments, attorneys said Thursday.

  • Shareholders Win Class Cert. In Wilmington Trust Fraud Suit

    A Delaware federal judge granted class certification in a securities suit against Wilmington Trust Corp. on Thursday, saying damages did not need to be calculated yet.

  • BREAKING: Engineers Get OK For $415M Google, Apple Anti-Poaching Deal

    A California federal judge approved a $415 million class action settlement with Apple Inc., Google Inc. and others Wednesday resolving claims they illegally agreed not to poach each other’s engineers, but gave the plaintiffs just half of the $81 million in attorneys' fees they had requested.

  • Dish Ready To Battle Broadcasters Over FCC TV Rules Review

    The gloves are off in the battle between broadcasters and pay-TV providers over negotiations for the retransmission of broadcast TV signals, with a Dish Network Corp. official on Wednesday accusing broadcasters of exploiting the rules as the industry gears up for the Federal Communications Commission’s formal review of the system.

  • DOJ Investigating Competition In Muni Bond Listing Market

    The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether several inter-dealer brokers have colluded to thwart competition from rival trading and price-listing services for pricing data on secondary sales of municipal bonds, according to sources close to the probe.